Originality Quotes and Sayings

Here you can find the best collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous Originality quotes and Originality sayings, and Originality proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

"A man’s mind stretched by a new idea, can never go back to its original dimensions."

Oliver Wendell Holmes

"Do your work, but do your thing."

Ralph Waldo Emerson

"New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not already common."

John Locke

"It’s not where you take things from it’s where you take them to."

Jean-Luc Godard

"Originality is a by product of sincerity"

Marianne Moore

"True originality consists not in a new manner but in a new vision."

Edith Wharton

"A man of great common sense and good taste, meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage."

George Bernard Shaw

"People should think things out fresh and not just accept conventional terms and the conventional way of doing things"

R. Buckminster Fuller

"Nothing is new except arrangement."

William J. Durant

"Begin with another’s to end with your own."

Baltasar Gracian

"There is just one life for each of us: our own"


"It is better to create than to be learned, creating is the true essence of life."

Barthold Georg Niebuhr

"Originality is nothing but judicious imitation."


"Start with what is right rather than what is acceptable."

Franz Kafka

"Don’t let anyone else hold your pen if you are writing your story."

Sushan R Sharma

"Be original, be yourself. In trying to become like someone else, we are compromising our own self being. If we are not satisfied with our own self, can not find satisfaction anywhere. We should learn to keep our own self happy and remain happy under all circumstances in life. The key to being happy is a non-insisting mind, non-complaining mind, and a pure mind."

Anil Sinha

"Be the one who speaks out above the crowd when everyone else follows the norms."

Ritu Ghatourey

"A man’s originality is not only the most beautiful, but the best personality of his life."

Anuj Somany

"Originality comes from just being true to ourselves and what we value about what we see."

Melinda Collins

"True originality consists not in a new manner but in a new vision"

Edith Wharton

"Most people imitate others. You should be original, and whatever you do, do well."

Paramahansa Yogananda

"Originality does not consist in saying what no one has ever said before, but in saying exactly what you think yourself."

James Stephens

"Originality is way overrated. To make, you need to take. All great artists do."

Darby Bannard

"I think one of the reasons I’m popular again is because I’m wearing a tie. You have to be different."

Tony Bennett

"Every individual has the potential to be original."

Yogi Bhajan

"Create your own method. Don’t depend slavishly on mine. Make up something that will work for you! But keep breaking traditions, I beg you."

Konstantin Stanislavisky

"The man with a new idea is a crank until the idea succeeds."

Mark Twain

"Insist upon yourself. Be original."

Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Originality is the art of concealing your sources"

Benjamin Franklin

"Originality exists in every individual because each of us differs from the others. We are all primary numbers divisible only by ourselves."

Jean Guitton

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